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Kit Williamson 'Mad Men' Star Promotion For His Acclaimed LGBT Dark Comedy Series, 'Eastsiders'

May 8th, 2014 6:45am EDT
Kit Williamson
Kit Williamson, Mad Men star and creator, writer, director, Eastsiders is honoring -Five Dollar Friday May 9th. They will be having a drag name competition. If you donate $5 or more to the EastSiders Kickstarter campaign TODAY ONLY you can enter a drag name for Willam Belli's character Douglas' drag persona! If you've already donated, just up your pledge by $5 today and you can submit to the competition! We will put the top 5 drag names up to a public vote! www.tinyurl.com/eastsiders
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Ellen Page: 'I Expected So Much More Hate' For Coming Out

April 30th, 2014 5:00pm EDT
Ellen Page
Ellen Page is thrilled she didn't receive much flak for coming out during a speech in February.

The actress announced she was a lesbian at the Time to Thrive conference, saying she was tired of hiding. "I'm here today because I'm gay. And because maybe I can make a difference - to help others have an easier and more hopeful time," she told the audience.

Now it appears Page had a fairly easy time herself. She told Flare magazine, "I expected so much more hate. It was just remarkably positive, which is beautiful, because it’s indicative of the change that’s happening."

Page also revealed s...
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Cameron Diaz Admits To Lesbian Encounter

April 30th, 2014 11:00am EDT
Cameron Diaz Kate Upton & Leslie Mann
Cameron Diaz is the latest actress to reveal she's had a lesbian encounter, but she was tight lipped about the details.

She recently told U.K. Glamour she believes "all women have been sexually attracted to another woman at some point." On Monday, TV host Andy Cohen asked the actress about the quote when she appeared on "Watch What Happens Live."

"Have you ever been with a lady?" Cohen asked, to which Diaz, 41, responded, "Yes, I have been with a lady. Yeah."

Cohen pressed, "More than once?"

"You didn't ask explicitly how I was with a lady, but I have been with a lady," she clarified.

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A Chat With 'Mad Men' Star Kit Williamson

April 14th, 2014 11:33am EDT
Kit Williamson
Kit Williamson is best known as Ed Gifford on the award-winning Mad Men. He also has a hit show of his own, Eastsiders. He is busy not only with acting but with writing, producing, directing and going to graduate school at UCLA. Yet, he still had time to speak with me.

How do you feel about Mad Men’s final season?

I am so honored to be a part this show. The world is so thoroughly, incredibly realized. It's funny, because while everyone on set is very serious about the work they are doing, it's not like there is this looming gravitas or anything. Nobody walks around like they're making...
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Fans Are Angry After Jessie J Admits Bisexuality Was A 'Phase'

April 8th, 2014 3:00pm EDT
Fans Are Angry After Jessie J Admits Bisexuality Was A 'Phase'
After admitting that her love for women was just a phase, fans are wondering if singer Jessie J's stint as a bisexual was just a publicity stunt so she would sell more albums.

The British star recently confessed that she's solely dating men again after going through a "phase" dating women. She posted on Twitter on Monday: "I only fancy/date/love men and only men. Is that 'straight to the point' enough?"

The backlash over her admission was immediate, forcing the star to clarify her feelings in a lengthy follow-up post on the website.

She explained: "The hate on my TL (timeline) is uncalle...
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Cameron Diaz Believes All Women Have Lesbian Tendencies

March 28th, 2014 6:00pm EDT
Cameron Diaz Believes All Women Have Lesbian Tendencies
Cameron Diaz admits that she sometimes finds women attractive in a sexual way. The actress, 41, told Glamour magazine that she thinks it's "natural" to appreciate the "beauty" of other women and to occasionally feel some form of sexual desire towards them.

She said: "I think women are beautiful - absolutely beautiful. And I think that all women have been sexually attracted to another woman at some point. It's natural to have a connectivity and an appreciation for the beauty of other women."

Diaz previously dated celebrities including Justin Timberlake and Jared Leto.

She stars in the upc...
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Neon Trees Singer Tyler Glenn, A Mormon, Comes Out As Gay

March 25th, 2014 8:34am EDT
Tyler Glenn
Neon Trees frontman and Mormon Tyler Glenn has revealed he's gay. The singer, 30, came out to friends, family, and his fellow bandmembers in October and is now letting fans know about his sexuality.

He told RollingStone.com: "I've always felt like I'm an open book, and yet obviously I haven't been, completely. I had my crushes on guys throughout high school, but it was never an overwhelming thing until my 20s. Then I'd be dating girls and in love with my straight friend and it was the worst feeling in the world."

The singer says gay, professional athletes such as college football player M...
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Dina Delicious: “We All Need A Little Education"

March 19th, 2014 5:00am EDT
Dina Delicious: “We All Need A Little Education"
Starpulse columnist Jeza Belle caught up with the gorgeous and talented, Dina Delicious. While together, Dina opened up about her new music, the Wendy Williams Show transgender-shaming episode, and what’s most important to her as an artist.

Describe your music style for our readers:

My style is definitely dance / pop, but the root is definitely pop music.

Do you write your own music?

I write all of my music except, of course, “Two of Hearts”. Generally, I collaborate with others, but it all starts with an idea that I have and I usually write the hook, name it and collaborate to polish i...
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'Game Of Thrones' Actor Kristian Nairn Comes Out

March 11th, 2014 11:39pm EDT
Kristian Nairn as Hodor in Game of Thrones, right
Game of Thrones regular Kristian Nairn has come out as gay, but he says he never tried to hide it.

The actor, who plays Hodor, the vocabularily-challenged protector of Bran Stark (Isaac Hempstead-Wright) in the series, was asked about his views on homosexuality during an interview with Thrones fansite WinterIsComing.net.

When told he has many fans in the gay community, Nairn says that he's a part of that very group of people.

"Well, in all honesty, when you talk about 'the gay community,' you are talking about MY community, haha," he said.

"I’ve never hidden my sexuality from anyone, my...
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E! Online Deletes Story After Ellen Page Mentions It In Coming-Out Speech

February 16th, 2014 4:33pm EST
E! Online Deletes Story After Ellen Page Mentions It In Coming-O
E! Online was left red-faced when Ellen Page referred to one of their stories in her coming-out speech Friday.

E! Online ran a story in January bashing Page for dressing up like a “homeless, massive man” when she was spotted on her way to the gym. The article also referred to her wearing “street-sleeper” and “Salvation Army style” clothing.

Page said in her speech at the Human Rights Campaign Time to Thrive event on Friday, “… sometimes it’s the little insignificant stuff that can tear you down. Now I try not to read gossip as a rule, but the other day a website ran an article with a pict...
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